Volume 14 Articles

Society of Actuaries and Prometric Renew Computer-Based Testing Partnership

More than 50,000 Exams Expected per Year for Global ASA, CERA and FSA Designations under New Multi-Year Agreement

SCHAUMBURG, ILLINOIS: The Society of Actuaries (SOA), the largest professional organization dedicated to serving actuarial members, and Prometric, trusted provider …

European Personnel Selection Office Renews Testing Partnership with Prometric

The European Personnel Selection Office (EPSO) and Prometric, a trusted provider of market-leading test development and delivery solutions, today announced the renewal of a multi-year framework agreement for the exclusive delivery of computer-based (CBT) and Internet-based testing solutions …

Prometric Wins Irish Business Award

Prometric is the recipient of the 2013 Louth Business Award for ‘Best New Business Under 3 Years’ for its investment and engagement in Dundalk, County Louth, Ireland, establishing a world-class test development and operations hub to support clients …

Speaker Spotlight: Peter Doolittle and Working Memory

According to Professor Doolittle, people with high “working memory” capacity tend to perform well on standardized tests, as storytellers and writers, and have a high reasoning capacity.

What is working memory? Our mind’s ability to use information and …

Video: Prometric Security in Every Test

The exams Prometric delivers provide a fair and trusted means for people all over the world to prove their merits and earn licenses, certifications and accreditations required for highly skilled professions. Because of the job security and earning …

Computer-Based Testing: Six Key Questions Before Making the Switch

Transitioning a testing program from paper-based testing (PBT) to computer-based testing (CBT) is a valuable and large, complex undertaking. The benefits of CBT are well-documented and plentiful. Return on investment extends to organizations (broad delivery capacity, cost-efficiency, enhanced …